Tag: Dementia Australia

New report reveals staggering future cost of Alzheimer’s disease and impact on aged care

A new report from the University of Canberra’s National Centre for Social and Economic Modelling (NATSEM) reveals the staggering future economic cost...

Future of Ageing Awards winner: Creating dementia-friendly communities

This article is part of our showcase of the 2021 Future of Ageing Awards. Dementia Australia's 'Dementia-Friendly Communities' program won the Community Engagement category.

Dementia Australia, Eldercare and Aspire4Life among the big winners in the 2021 Future of...

Dementia Australia has taken out both the Service Transformation and Community Engagement categories in this year's Future of Ageing awards. South Australian...

2021 Future of Ageing Awards shortlist, winners announced November 1

The shortlist for the 2021 Future of Ageing Awards has been announced, with Dementia Australia, Umbrella Solutions, Simple Food Safety Software and...

Q&A with Caladenia’s Sarah Yeates: Supporting those living with younger onset dementia

In this Q&A, Inside Ageing (IA) speaks with Sarah Yeates, CEO of Caladenia Dementia Care, who provides insight into the services they...

Celebrate carers this week and send them a digital card to show appreciation

This Dementia Action Week – from 20-26 September – Dementia Australia is encouraging people to show their support and celebrate a carer...

Discrimination is inevitable for people living with dementia

Recent research conducted by Dementia Australia has identified that discrimination against people living with dementia is real and so entrenched that even...

Future of Ageing webinar: Tales of successful tech transformation – Available on-demand

While the Royal Commission into Quality and Safety highlighted the critical need for significant technological adoption in the Australian aged care industry,...

Dementia Action Week: A little support makes a big difference

The theme for this year’s Dementia Action Week – to be held from Monday 20 September - Sunday 26 September, is ‘A...

World must prepare for dementia health crisis: Alzheimer’s Disease International

About one-quarter of deaths from COVID-19 have been in dementia-affected people, according to Alzheimer’s Disease International, which is warning the pandemic may...

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